Narmada River

Medha Patkar protests for Narmada families on PM Narendra Modi's inauguration eve

Around 30 women led by activist Medha Patkar continued their sit-in on Saturday, demanding rehabilitation of the families affected by the Sardar Sarovar Dam to be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday.

Sep 16, 2017, 15:20 PM IST

Narmada project will take Gujarat to new heights: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday hailed the completion of the Sardar Sarovar Dam project on the Narmada River as a "big achievement," saying it will take Gujarat to new heights under the BJP dispensation in the next 10 years.

Jun 29, 2017, 14:17 PM IST

Gujarat gets Centre's nod to shut gates of Sardar Sarovar dam

The Sardar Sarovar Project will provide irrigation facilities to 18.45 lac hectares of land, covering 3,112 villages of 73 talukas in 15 districts of Gujarat, through a canal network.

Jun 17, 2017, 18:44 PM IST

Here's why PM Modi did not travel from helicopter to Amarkantak, MP

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May 16, 2017, 12:47 PM IST
PM Modi unveils Narmada river conservation plan, asks CM Chouhan to share it with other states

PM Modi unveils Narmada river conservation plan, asks CM Chouhan to share it with other states

The prime minister arrived here on Monday afternoon to attend an event to mark the conclusion of 'Namami Devi Narmade Sewa Yatra'.

May 15, 2017, 18:05 PM IST
PM Modi to unveil ambitious Narmada river conservation roadmap on Monday

PM Modi to unveil ambitious Narmada river conservation roadmap on Monday

PM Modi will announce the plan during an event at Amarkantak in Madhya Pradesh's Anooppur district.

May 14, 2017, 19:07 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh passes resolution granting 'living entity' status to Narmada

The Madhya Pradesh Assembly today passed a resolution giving "living entity" status to Narmada river, with Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan informing the House that a bill prescribing "heavy punishment" to those harming the water body will be brought.

May 04, 2017, 00:10 AM IST
MP Madarsas to have lessons on importance of patriotism in Islam, life stories of PM Narendra Modi

MP Madarsas to have lessons on importance of patriotism in Islam, life stories of PM Narendra Modi

Madarsa Board in the BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh is preparing a course on the patriotism's place in Islam.

Mar 31, 2017, 19:31 PM IST
No efforts being made to preserve Narmada, soon be counted as polluted river: Rajendra Singh

No efforts being made to preserve Narmada, soon be counted as polluted river: Rajendra Singh

Emerging concern over the reducing water level in the Narmada, the reduced water at the river`s origin at Amarkantak is an ill omen for the future.

Dec 12, 2016, 18:28 PM IST
Sardar Sarovar dam starts overflowing

Sardar Sarovar dam starts overflowing

"Water level at Sardar Sarovar dam has reached 122.40 metres and is likely to increase up to 125.20 metres by tomorrow night," Superintending engineer of SSNL told PTI.

Aug 06, 2016, 18:08 PM IST

Incessant rain claims 11 lives in Madhya Pradesh

As many as 11 people have died due to flood in Madhya Pradesh in the last couple of days as heavy rains continued to lash large parts of the state with Army shifted over 400 deluge-hit people in Satna district to safer places.

Jul 09, 2016, 15:37 PM IST
Shivraj Cabinet meets on board cruise on Indira Sagar Dam – See pics

Shivraj Cabinet meets on board cruise on Indira Sagar Dam – See pics

The Cabinet of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday held a meeting at an unusual place – on board a cruise boat.

Feb 03, 2016, 00:23 AM IST

Heavy rains push up water level in Sardar Sarovar dam

Due to heavy rains in the catchment area and inflow of water from rivers in Madhya Pradesh the water level of Sardar Sarovar dam on Narmada river has reached 121.92 metres, a senior official said today.

Jul 30, 2015, 14:25 PM IST

'Effluents polluting Narmada river'

Chemical effluents from factories and waste from towns are steadily turning Narmada river into a drain and its various rivulets too are fast depleting, Magsaysay awardee Rajender Singh said on Friday.

Mar 13, 2015, 22:02 PM IST

Activists seek environment impact study for 'Statue of Unity'

Stating that environmental impact assessment (EIA) report was necessary for the proposed giant statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in Gujarat, a group of activists on Friday demanded immediate stoppage of work on the project.

Jan 23, 2015, 22:26 PM IST

River linking project revives Kshipra river with Narmada water

India's first multi-crore electricity driven river linking project which pumps Narmada river water into the Kshipra river has become successful due to which faithful pilgrims would have ample water to take a holy dip in Ujjain during the Simhastha Mela next year, a senior official said here Thursday.

Jan 15, 2015, 19:48 PM IST

MP Chief Minister meets Uma Bharati

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today called on Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati and discussed various water issues in the State including beautification of Narmada river.

Jan 15, 2015, 14:36 PM IST
Climate change will turn Narmada into a cricket pitch: Anil Dave

Climate change will turn Narmada into a cricket pitch: Anil Dave

Rajya Sabha MP and social activist Anil Madhav Dave in an interview with OneWorld South Asia said that the impact of climate change is very severe on the aquatic life of river Narmada.

Jan 12, 2015, 15:53 PM IST

Swami Girishanand initiate a cleanliness drive for holy river Narmada

An initiative to clean river Narmada has been taken upon himself by Swami Girishanand.

Nov 14, 2014, 15:16 PM IST

Know all about the holy and eternal river Narmada

Narmada is a river in central India and the fifth longest river in the Indian subcontinent. It is the third longest river that flows entirely within India, after the Godavari and the Krishna.

Sep 22, 2014, 12:42 PM IST